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Room Hire

Room Hire

Need a space for your group or club to meet? 

Franklin College is situated on Chelmsford Avenue and is well positioned in town as a meeting centre with excellent road and public transport links. Franklin has ample parking for large groups and an excellent premises team. All spaces available for rent are listed, with details, below.

Seats 16 people around a boardroom table. There is a computer and large screen for presentations. Tea and coffee can be provided for an extra charge.

£12 per hour, £40 for a half day, £80 for a full day.

meeting room

Seats 20-25. Smart board for teaching or presentations.  

£12 per hour.


Can accommodate a maximum audience of 120 people. The theatre has a sprung dance floor. There is curtaining to reduce the size of the space, and we have a projector and screen. If you also wish to hire our modular staging, lighting and sound equipment, or grand piano, please enquire for prices.

£15 per hour.


The sports hall has netball courts, basketball courts (full court and mini court), and badminton courts. Equipment includes cricket nets, badminton nets and football goals (5 a side and futsal). Use of the equipment is included in the hire price, but any damage or breakages must be paid for.

£30 per hour.


We are a busy sixth form college and so room rentals will normally be available outside of normal college hours or term time but please contact Kerry Riches for full details and enquiries.

01472 875000 (extension 743)

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